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1. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of female architect Nelle E. Peters (1884-1974), a designer of Kansas City "apartment buildings and hotels, particularly in the 1920s."

2. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Nell Donnelly Reed (1889-1991), a pioneer woman clothing designer and entrepreneur, starting the Donnelly Garment Company in the 1910s and leading it to "one of the largest in the nation"...

3. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Katherine Berry Richardson (1858-1933), the founder of Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, established in 1899, and along with her sister Alice Berry Graham, founder of Mercy Wheatley...

4. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Sara Teasdale (1884-1933), a poet born in Saint Louis, Missouri, one of the nation's most prominent female poets from the 1900s to the 1930s.

5. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biography of Sarah Lucille Turner (1898-1972), "[o]ne of the first two women in the Missouri House of Representatives, starting in the 1920s, and "personnel manager" of "Newsweek" magazine as secretary...

6. Kansas City: An American Story Kansas City: An American Story 1999 Chapter of the book about the World War II era in Kansas City and economic resurgence through the military industrial effort, with several photos and illustrations, including women entering the work force...

7. The Ladies of Lawrence are Arming!: The Gendered Nature of Sectional Violence in Early Kansas The Ladies of Lawrence are Arming!: The Gendered Nature of Sectional Violence in Early Kansas 1999 Chapter of the book about border warfare involving women in 1850s Kansas Territory, discussing the active part of women in antislavery violence and other activity, promoting the entrance of Kansas into...